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BELTON ACADEMY. Belton Academy, in Belton, was established in 1886 by Charles Wedemeyer. The school offered advanced preparatory training and operated until 1911. Walton Harris Walker was a student at Belton Academy.


George Tyler, History of Bell County (San Antonio: Naylor, 1936).


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"BELTON ACADEMY," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 30, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.